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Aimee O. Hersh, M.D.

Specialties

Languages

  • English

Clinical Details

Locations

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(801) 213-3599 PCH Outpatient Services at Riverton
3773 West 12600 South
Riverton, UT 84065
(801) 213-3599 Primary Children's Hospital
100 N Mario Capecchi Drive
Salt Lake City, UT 84113

Bio

Dr. Aimee Hersh received her medical degree from Brown Medical School and completed her residency and clinical fellowship in Pediatric Rheumatology at University of California, San Francisco.

She is currently an Assistant Professor in Pediatric Rheumatology at the University of Utah School of Medicine and Primary Children’s Medical Center. As a pediatric rheumatologist she treats children with rheumatic diseases including juvenile idiopathic arthritis, systemic lupus erythematosus, juvenile dermatomyositis and vasculitis. Additionally, she evaluates children with musculoskeletal and joint pain. Her research focuses on understanding the long-term medical and psychosocial outcomes of patients with childhood-onset systemic lupus erythematosus.

Board Certification and Academic Information

Academic Departments Pediatrics - Assistant Professor
Academic Divisions Pediatric Immunology and Rheumatology
Board Certification American Board of Pediatrics (Pediatrics)
American Board of Pediatrics (Sub: Peds Rheumatology)

Academic Profile

Board Certification and Academic Information

Academic Departments Pediatrics - Assistant Professor
Academic Divisions Pediatric Immunology and Rheumatology
Board Certification American Board of Pediatrics (Pediatrics)
American Board of Pediatrics (Sub: Peds Rheumatology)

Academic Office Locations

Academic Office Phone Number Academic Office Address
(801) 213-4095 Williams Building
295 Chipeta Way
Salt Lake City, UT 84108

Academic Bio

Dr. Aimee Hersh received her medical degree from Brown Medical School and completed her residency and clinical fellowship in Pediatric Rheumatology at University of California, San Francisco.

She is currently an Assistant Professor in Pediatric Rheumatology at the University of Utah School of Medicine and Primary Children’s Medical Center. As a pediatric rheumatologist she treats children with rheumatic diseases including juvenile idiopathic arthritis, systemic lupus erythematosus, juvenile dermatomyositis and vasculitis. Additionally, she evaluates children with musculoskeletal and joint pain. Her research focuses on understanding the long-term medical and psychosocial outcomes of patients with childhood-onset systemic lupus erythematosus.

Education

Education History

Type School Degree
Fellowship University of California, San Francisco
Rheumatology
Fellow
Residency University of California, San Francisco
Pediatrics
Resident
Professional Medical Brown Medical School
Medicine
M.D.
Graduate Training Dartmouth College
Clinical Epidemiology
M.S.
Undergraduate Whitman College
Spanish
B.A.

Publications

Selected Provider Publications

Journal Article

  1. Mina R, von Scheven E, Ardoin SP, Eberhard BA, Punaro M, Ilowite N, Hsu J, Klein-Gitelman M, Moorthy LN, Muscal E, Radhakrishna SM, Wagner-Weiner L, Adams M, Blier P, Buckley L, Chalom E, Chedeville G, Eichenfield A, Fish N, Henrickson M, Hersh AO, Hollister R, Jones O, Jung L, Levy D, Lopez-Benitez J, McCurdy D, Miettunen PM, Quintero-del Rio AI, Rothman D, Rullo O, Ruth N, Schanberg LE, Silverman E, Singer NG, Soep J, Syed R, Vogler LB, Yalcindag A, Yildirim-Toruner C, Wallace CA, Brunner H(2012)Consensus treatment plans for induction therapy of newly diagnosed proliferative lupus nephritis in juvenile systemic lupus erythematosus.  Arthritis care & research, 64(3),375-83
  2. Lawson EF, Hersh AO, Applebaum MA, Yelin EH, Okumura MJ, von Scheven (2011)Self-management skills in adolescents with chronic rheumatic disease: A cross-sectional survey.  Pediatric Rheumatology Online Journal, 9(1),35
  3. Hersh AO, Trupin L, Yazdany J, Panopalis P, Julian L, Katz P, Criswell LA, Yelin (2010)Childhood-onset disease as a predictor of mortality in an adult cohort of patients with systemic lupus erythematosus.  Arthritis care & research, 62(8),1152-9
  4. Panopalis P, Gillis JZ, Yazdany J, Trupin L, Hersh A, Julian L, Criswell LA, Katz P, Yelin (2010)Frequent use of the emergency department among persons with systemic lupus erythematosus.  Arthritis care & research, 62(3),401-8
  5. Yazdany J, Tonner C, Trupin L, Panopalis P, Gillis JZ, Hersh AO, Julian LJ, Katz PP, Criswell LA, Yelin E(2010)Provision of preventive health care in systemic lupus erythematosus: data from a large observational cohort study.  Arthritis Research & Therapy, 12(3),R84
  6. Hersh AO, von Scheven E, Yazdany J, Panopalis P, Trupin L, Julian L, Katz P, Criswell LA, Yelin (2009)Differences in long-term disease activity and treatment of adult patients with childhood- and adult-onset systemic lupus erythematosus.  Arthritis & Rheumatism, 61(1),13-20
  7. Hersh AO, Pang S, Curran ML, Milojevic DS, von Scheven (2009)The challenges of transferring chronic illness patients to adult care: reflections from pediatric and adult rheumatology at a US academic center.  Pediatric Rheumatology Online Journal, 713

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